Researchers exploring Antarctica’s seabed have discovered a thriving, unprecedented colony of icefish 'about a third of the size of London'. 'We expected to see the normal Antarctic seafloor … [but] during the first four hours of our dive, we saw nothing but fish nests,' said Autun Purser, of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Germany, and lead author of the study published in Current Biology. ‘Nothing but fish nestshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_bbLIYhHbg
>>14101556Now I feel bad, you just know companies are racing to secure the rights to exploit the icefish as a good source, probably will turn them into delicacy and charge it at prohibitive prices to rich people.It would have been better if they hadn’t been discovered, fuck humans.
>>14101684It's a type of cod and it's already over fishedNever tried it, but I'm game
>global warming and white privilege force icefish to regroup on the literal antarctic^doubles confirm this will be the headline
>>14101556shit that's awesome
>>14101556Neat, I can only hope that they'll make the area into a protected habit pr does it already count as one since it's Antarctica?
China is already licking their lips.
>>14101556I swear to god, this better not be some cheeky article talking about Chang coming in to pick up a boatload of children from some Deep Underground Military Bunkers in Antarctica...